Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 23, 2012
In conjunction with Bonhams Auction House holding their first United States Urban Art Auction on October 29, 2012, in Los Angeles, we have previewing works and speaking with directors from Bonhams all week. Today, we look at a few of the works from Banksy, Chaz Bojorquez, and Blek Le Rat that will be up for auction next week. Who wants a rat?
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 22, 2012
In conjunction with Bonhams Auction House holding their first United States Urban Art Auction on October 29, 2012, in Los Angeles, we sit down with Gareth Williams, who oversees Bonhams contemporary, urban, and modern design sales at the London-based auctioneers. From the Banksy effect to the pieces in the new Urban Art Auction, Mr Williams gives insight into the world of auction houses and contemporary art sales.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, July 01, 2012
Following in the footsteps of the Hotel Chelsea in New York City (an establishment that no longer offers the same long-term residencies for creative types as it did in the past), the Clarion Hotel in Stockholm has been offering rooms in exchange for artwork.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Our good friends at Power House Productions in Detroit, whom we worked with during our 15th Anniversary fundraiser in 2009-10, is putting on a skateboard art exhibition fundraiser, Good Wood, for the Ride It Sculpture Park that is going in the neighborhood close to where Juxtapoz bought houses in 2009. The online bidding auction began on May 19, and the art show that coincides with the auction begins on May 26 in Detroit.
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 07, 2012
Doyle NYC's "Young Artists/Young Collectors" auction takes place is this week on Wednesday, May 9, 2012. See a preview of works for sale here by artists COOP, KAWS, Swoon, Futura 2000, and CRASH after the jump . . .
Music // Tuesday, May 01, 2012
Film makers Kirk Dianda recently collaborated with Amber B in making Japanther's latest stop-moton music video for "Come Back Home," and the animation cels from it are for sale on eBay—which ends Tuesday, May 2. All the art cel proceeds go to Mentalpod.com, a free podcast out of LA that deals with mental health, so click here to purchase original Japanther artwork used in production.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 30, 2012
Doyle New York auction house hosts a special preview this Wednesday, May 2, 2012, in anticipation of next week's "Young Artists/Young Collectors" art auction May 9. The entire auction will be on display this week for fans and prospective buyers alike to admire and co-mingle among a wide range of paintings and sculpture from around the world by some of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries' most prominent artists.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 24, 2011
During a very successful Heritage Comics & Comic Art Auction, John Romita's original cover art for Spider-Man #49 went for a solid $167,300. The cover art features Spider-Man in a duel with Kraven the Hunter and the Vulture. Other Marvel and DC gems were in the auction.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 28, 2011
The assistant director for Joshua Liner Gallery, Tim Strazza, was recently diagnosed with MS. A group of artists have come together and donated work to be auctioned off to help cover his medical costs. Tonight, July 28th from 7-10 pm at Joshua Liner Gallery in NYC, head over and donate and get some great pieces for a great cause.
Juxtapoz // Friday, April 08, 2011
The outpouring for Japan in the wake of the tragic earthquakes and tsunami has been amazing, and tonight, Friday, April 8, at OPENHOUSE GALLERY in NYC, there is a another great silent auction benefit, 3.11 Project's "Dear Japan, We Love You." The exhibition will feature over 50 artists in multimedia installations, painting, photography, and sculpture. More after the jump . . .